Nursing Administrator On-Site (NAOS)
Location: Labrador City, NL
The Nursing Administrator On-Site reports directly to the Senior Director of Operations, Labrador West & Regional Director of Acute Care at the Labrador West Health Centre. The Nursing Administrator On-Site is responsible and accountable for providing administrative and expert clinical support to the staff of the facility as a whole. This role is responsible for all administrative issues including bed management, staff utilization, disaster response and is responsible for maintaining professional and organizational standards in accordance to the LGH Model of Nursing Clinical Practice. Clinically, the position provides support for staff, complex patients or situations, and crisis management.
" Graduation from an approved School of Nursing, with a Baccalaureate degree preferred;
" Current active registration with the Association of Registered Nurses of Newfoundland and Labrador;
" Five years acute care nursing experience;
" Two years of leadership or managerial experience preferred;
" General knowledge of OR, ER, Dialysis preferred (or willingness to obtain);
" Current BCLS, TNCC, NRP, ACLS (or willingness to obtain);
" Breastfeeding course/education;
" Excellent communication (oral and written), interpersonal, problem solving and decision-making skills;
" Proven ability to manage conflict, supervise, support, guide and mentor staff;
" Proven ability to work independently and exercise considerable judgment and initiative in performing duties;
" Proficient in the use of basic computer programs including Meditech and Microsoft office;
" The successful applicant will be required to submit a satisfactory certificate of conduct.
Duties (Included but not limited to):
" Plan, organize and manage day to day facility issues after regular business hours;
" Plan, organize, manage and coordinate staffing based on patient acuity, occupancy and standards of care by re-assigning, replacing or calling in staff (including authorizing overtime);
" Provides leadership, guidance and administrative support to staff;
" Ensure equipment is functioning and available;
" Responsible for controlling supplies and maintaining budgets;
" Ensure supplies available for optimum patient care (such as Materials Management, Pharmacy);
" May be required to assist with client registration and health record retrieval after hours;
" Responsible for providing feedback to Clinical Nurse Managers on performance of clinical staff;
" Acts as a liaison to other healthcare facilities and professionals regarding patient care;
" Responsible for application of hospital policies and procedures, relative legislation and collective agreements;
" Provide relief for breaks if required;
" Provide clinical support to all areas of nursing as required including specialty areas such as OR, ER, Dialysis etc.;
" On call/stand-by required;
" Other related duties as required.
Hours of Work:
" Variable shifts (on-call may be required).
" In accordance with the HAY Management Pay Plan plus the applicable Labrador Allowance. Subject to classification.
This posting is open to male and female applicants.
Interested applicants please submit resume, stating competition number 2019000128W